Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
855 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSON KY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EXTREME EAST CENTRAL MORGAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  JOHNSON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  MARTIN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  NORTH CENTRAL PIKE COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...
  NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* UNTIL 300 AM EDT SATURDAY

* AT 849 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN NEAR THE PRESTONSBURG
  AREA IN THE PAST HOUR...WITH THREE AND A HALF TO FOUR INCHES OF
  RAIN ESTIMATED TO HAVE FALLEN SINCE 7 PM EDT. RUNOFF FROM THIS
  EXCESSIVE RAINFALL AND ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ENTIRE
  WARNING AREA WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING INTO THE
  EARLY MORNING HOURS OF SATURDAY. THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL
  CONTINUE TO MOVE REPEATEDLY ACROSS THESE SAME LOCATIONS.

  THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY FOR NORTHERN FLOYD COUNTY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...INEZ...
  PAINTSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...ALLEN...ALLEN CITY...ALPHORETTA...
  ALVIN...ANDY...ARKANSAS...AUXIER...BAKER...BAMMER...BARNETTS
  CREEK...BARNROCK...BAYS BRANCH...BEAUTY...BEAVER JUNCTION...
  BLAIR...BLUE RIVER...BOBBS...BONANZA...BOONS CAMP...BRADBURY...
  BRAINARD...BUFFALO...CALF CREEK...CHANDLERVILLE...CHESTNUT...CLIFF
  AND COALPOINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 3752 8286 3789 8298 3789 8297 3798 8298
      3801 8295 3800 8291 3789 8264 3789 8260
      3792 8261 3796 8258 3796 8252 3787 8241
      3782 8239 3778 8232 3774 8232 3770 8230

$$

PELTON








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